Jan 21, 2024

Learn How to Use Desmos, NGPF Courses, & Stations in the Classroom!

Join Jessica, Amanda, and Sonia this week for three dynamic sessions! Then, wrap up the week with the NGPF Speaker Series featuring Tim in a discussion with renowned financial expert Paul Merriman, as they explore the intricacies of Target Date Funds. 


Sign Up for this Week's Virtual PD Sessions

January 22

4pm PT / 7pm ET

Tech Tools: Desmos Interactive Math Builder

January 23

4pm PT / 7pm ET

Using Stations in the Personal Finance Classroom

January 24

2pm PT / 5pm ET

Explore the NGPF Trimester Course & Semester Course

See all upcoming Virtual PD


Can't make a live session this week?

Explore the NGPF On-Demand library!

ICYMI: NGPF just released the On-Demand Starter Pack - a bundle of 12 professional development modules that cover foundational personal finance content. 




About the Authors

Amanda Volz

Amanda joins the NGPF Team with over 20 years of experience teaching personal finance. During that time, she led her students to hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships, won multiple awards, and most importantly, impacted the financial lives of thousands of high school students. Amanda prides herself on being an educational leader and is constantly looking for innovative ways to make the classroom relevant, rigorous, and fun. She is a passionate advocate for financial education and has been a long-time member of the NGPF community. Fun fact - Amanda was NGPF’s first teacher account! When Amanda isn’t working, she enjoys cooking, gardening, and traveling with her husband and two children.

Hannah Rael

As NGPF's Marketing Communications Manager, Hannah (she/her) helps spread the word about NGPF's mission to improve the financial lives of the next generation of Americans.

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